There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a passion, but a blight bred in the cloudy, damp despondency of uneasy egoism.
Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbor's buzzing glory, and think that such killing is no murder.
Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied.
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one
For jealousy arouses a husband
It is not enough to succeed, others must fail.
His scorn of the great is repeated too often to be real; no man thinks much of that which he despises.
Sometimes I wonder if there is something about my family which invites violence. 'Is it envy,' you ask? I don't know... I've had so much, a son as president, two as senators, a son-in-law who's an ambassador... perhaps God doesn't permit that much.
Use your hater to make you greater!
Ultimate prosperity is one's value within. It takes a man of depth, morality, and charm to be envied yet without a sign of wealth or romance. A passion to prove such inner worth is his permission to achieve whatever he desires.
The sure mark of one born with noble qualities is being born without envy.
Envy is more irreconcilable than hatred.
Never hold resentments for the person who tells you what you need to hear; count them among your truest, most caring, and valuable friends.
The Number our envious Persons, confirmation our capability.
The motive behind criticism often determines its validity. Those who care criticize where necessary. Those who envy criticize the moment they think that they have found a weak spot.
The bittersweet about truth is that nothing could be more hurtful, yet nothing could be more helpful.
I envy people that know love. That have someone who takes them as they are.
Pity is for the living, envy is for the dead
When you're truly awesome, you know that it's actually a burden and wish day after day to be relieved of such a curse. Think of about 95% of the superheroes.
The Green-eyed Monster causes much woe, but the absence of this ugly serpent argues the presence of a corpse whose name is Eros.
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